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H&R Lowering springs for Golf 4 GTI to Fit A3T??

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by ChaddyA3, Mar 30, 2012.

  1. ChaddyA3
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    Hey Guys

    Can pick up a great deal on a set of H&R springs.

    Would the Mk4 GTI springs fit my A3 1.8T?

    Any adjustments needed?

    Thanks guys
    Cheers
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    They will be fine if yours is fwd
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    Thats great news :) and yes mine is FWD :) Thanks buddy should be collecting them later today. Cheers
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    No prob bud, how low are you going?
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    Its a set of H&R White 35mm Drop/Lowering Kit, will add a pic of the kit soon :)
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    I'm running H&R springs of a mk4 4motion variant and they work great and the car (s3) is even in balance
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    Here's how they look :)

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    Hope they do the trick as my car is currently sitting very high :-/

    Cheers
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    @_Nile - Thanks bud, Hope they work on my car, Hope to get them this evening and get them fitted in the morning :) Cheers
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    They shold do the trick bro. I just remembered your car's height haha.

    Yea post some pics for us when they are on
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    @Deeman88 - will do buddy, its raining cat&dog here in SA, hope to get them fitted tomorrow, will sure post up pics once completed :) Cheers Bud
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    thats good, i know you are anxious and wanna get them fittedvASAP! I know how i was when i got mine. I couldnt wait to get home and get them on. Good luck bro and Safe Motoring
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    Thanks buddy and back at cha ;-) Cheers
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    Finally got the springs and they will be fitted next week end :) cant wait!!! will post up pics soon :) Cheers
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    Sounds good mate! You doing the work yourself? Get new top mounts aswell whilst your there, well worth it!
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    Got them finally at home :) next weekend is fitment time, whoohoo!!

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    Cheers :)
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    @ Metro - will have a look at how much the new top mounts cost :) Cheers bud
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    Update on how the fitting went :) been a while

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    and here is how she is sitting now, could be lower :-/ (soon)

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    Smile coz you can......

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    let me know what you guys think

    Cheers
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